On the event of the middleweight conflict at UFC Vegas 23 this Saturday evening, the Italian Marvin Vettori logically beat the American Kevin Holland by unanimous determination. He now goals of operating for the title against champion Israel Adesanya.
And 5 straight wins for Vettori. Logic was adopted on Saturday throughout the primary bout on theUFC Vegas 3 between Marvin Vettori and Kevin Holland. In the middleweight class, the Italian dominated the American fighter by unanimous determination after a lackluster fight (50-44, 50-44, 50-44).
This one began in ache for “The Italian Dream”, the sufferer of a kick from Holland immediately in his shell. Warned, the American then suffered the regulation of the Italian. Much stronger in floor fight, the one who’s sixth within the middleweight rating has utterly mastered his opponent, signing the very best variety of take downs in his class (11).
“I want to face Adesanya”
Recall that this shock of the middleweights ought to usually have opposed Marvin Vettori to the Englishman Darren Till however the latter withdrew about ten days in the past resulting from a damaged collarbone. Till was changed by Holland, a much less robust fighter on paper however who had an excellent yr 2020 (5 wins in a row) earlier than falling for the primary time this yr, and due to this fact a 2nd this Saturday. For his half, Vettori (17-4-1) indicators a brand new victory which brings him nearer to one of the best. “I’m not very happy with what I did, I wanted to finish the fight, he nevertheless commented warmly. But it remains a victory. I continue to improve.”
And to show excessive ambitions. Because the Italian now claims a title fight against the Nigerian champion Israel adesanya. “I want to face Desanya, he confirmed after his fight. I’m the one with the longest winning streak. Lots of fighters had to show up and stayed home. I’m here!”